Gallery: Mattel Designer Builds Gorgeous Turquoise Dream Home from Ship...

 
Apart from being a house entirely made from repurposed containers, the green nature of the project is portrayed right at the entrance door featuring a modest front garden vegetable patch. But this is not the only space allocated for growing vegetables, a long rooftop edible garden, with easy access from the top floor rooms, is already growing fast.

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  1. Shane Corbett August 30, 2013 at 7:29 pm

    AND…..what does it cost to do this ourselves????hellllllooooo

  2. Marylu July 12, 2011 at 9:14 pm

    so how much does this cost?

  3. decodesigncenter May 16, 2011 at 8:48 am

    Wow, what a wonderful ideal and gree too using shipping containers for a home. Cool and recyclable is the word! Great ideal and thanks for sharing.

  4. Bob Ellenberg May 15, 2011 at 1:38 pm

    Outstanding! Most every example of using ISBUs involves opening up all the units and the structural modifications negate any cost savings that could be achieved. This house shows creative ways to use the narrow long spaces and it comes off well leaving the strength of the units intact.

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